Schoenhard and Jensen capture championships at Mid Dakota Monster Wrestling Tournament

Two championships and an 8th place team finish were netted by the Tigers when they participated in the Lyman Mid Dakota MonsterTournment held Jan. 10-11. David Jensen won the 195 weight class and Chase Schenhard won the 220 class. Team results 1. Spearfish, 248.5; 2. O`Neill, NE, 240.5; 3. Beresford, 239.5; 4. Stanley County, 182.5; 5. Philip Area, 164; 6. […]


Gary Sjomeling took Howard and Katherine Sjomeling to attend the Harvey Langeliers funeral at the Pollock Lutheran Church on Monday morning. Judy Fjeldheim visited at Howard and Katherine Sjomeling’s on Tuesday. Katherine Sjomeling visited Judy Fjeldheim on Wednesday. They went to visit Betty Pudwill at the Good Samaritan Center. Tillie Droog came to visit Betty too. They all had coffee […]

Herreid/Selby Area continues winning ways with defeat of Highmore/Harrold

The Herreid/Selby Area Wolverines traveled to Highmore last Thursday evening for a contest with the Highmore/ Harrold Pirates. The Pirates brought in a 3-1 record and had won their past three contests, while the Wolverines were 6-1 and winners of five straight. The Wolverines got off to a great start; with Logan and Cooper Schaefbauer each hitting buckets in the […]


Herreid School Monday, January 26— Corn dogs, taco salad, salad bar, fruit and milk. Tuesday, January 27— Beef stew, vegetables, salad bar, fruit and milk. Wednesday, January 28— Tomato soup, sandwiches, salad bar, fruit and milk. Thursday, January 29— Super nachos, salad bar, fruit and milk. Friday, January 30—Work Day. Mobridge-PollockSchool Breakfast: Cold cereal and toast are offered daily. Lunch: […]

Tigers come back, defeat McLaughlin Midgets 50-42

The Mobridge-Pollock Tigers took on the McLaughlin Midgets in a classic battle on Tuesday, Jan. 13. Both teams struggled with turnovers and fouls, but the Tigers were able to overcome those issues and came out with 50-42 win over the Midgets. The game opened up with a turnover for the Tigers and a missed shot by McLaughlin. Then both teams […]

M-P Lady Tigers top Standing Rock, 52-43

The Mobridge-Pollock Lady Tigers battled the Standing Rock Lady Warriors on the road Monday night, Jan. 12. The Tigers took the lead at the beginning of the game and never trailed the rest of the game, despite a Warriors fourth quarter surge. The Lady Tigers pulled off a 52–43 win. Mobridge-Pollock opened the game with a bucket after a missed […]

Tigers finish second at Battler Tournament

The Tiger wrestlers took part in the Battler Wrestling Tournament on Saturday, Jan. 17, in Gettysburg. David Jensen and Chase Schoenhard both won their weight divisions and, as a team, the Tigers placed second. Team Results1. South Border, ND 174.5;2. Mobridge/Pollock, 154;3. Redfield/Doland, 153;4. Potter County, 142.5;5. Chamberlain, 108; 6.Faulkton, 93.5; 7. Deuel, 92;8. Standing Rock, 84.5; 9.Lemmon/McIntosh, 79; 10.Sunshine […]

Years Ago

100 Years AgoPrairie PicayuneJanuary 21, 1915 Paul Damberger now has a nice supply of groceries on the shelves in the Meat Market. He has more groceries on the road and when they arrive he will have a complete line. On account of the amount of job work last week, and then to cap the climax an adjustment to our machinery, […]

Big money, Big oil, Big lie

There isn’t a more egregious example of the stranglehold that “big money” has on our Congress and elected officials than this effort to build the Keystone pipeline. As I stated throughout my campaign for the United States Senate, this is all about greed — billions of dollars of it every year. Early on, the perpetrators of this con, TransCanada, a […]

Second place finish